National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Dec 6, 2019

        Canada’s Building Trades Unions recognize December 6 as the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. Thirty-years ago today, a man walked into Montreal’s…

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CBTU Response to Throne Speech

Dec 6, 2019

Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) has issued the following statement in response to the Federal Government’s Throne Speech: Canada’s Building Trades Unions is pleased with the support demonstrated for Canada’s middle…

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Save the Date: CBTU Conference 2020

Nov 29, 2019

Canada’s Building Trades Unions annual conference is scheduled for May 11 – 14, 2020 at the Hilton Lac Leamy, in Gatineau, QC. More details to follow.

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Jobs for Tomorrow: Starting Today

CBTU report projects 3.3 million construction jobs building a lower-carbon Canada between now and 2050.    CBTU commission the landmark study Jobs for Tomorrow: Canada’s Building Trades and Net Zero Emissions…

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Energy Development

CBTU believes in energy independence for North America and supports oil sands and other hydrocarbon developments in Canada.

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Mobility

CBTU is campaigning to have the federal government introduce a Construction Mobility Tax Credit—a personal tax exemption on expenses construction workers typically incur when they temporarily relocate for work.

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Pipelines

CBTU’s campaign in support of pipeline projects is designed to educate the public in communities located along key routes about the benefits of these projects.

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